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Hitchcock and Philosophy: Dial M for Metaphysics (Popular Culture and Philosophy #27)
The shower scene in "Psycho"; Cary Grant running for his life through a cornfield; "innocent" birds lined up on a fence waiting watching -- these seminal cinematic moments are as real to moviegoers as their own lives. But what makes them so? What deeper forces are at work in Hitchcock's films that so captivate his fans? This collection of articles in the series that's expl ...more
ebook, 288 pages
Published September 30th 2011 by Open Court Publishing Company
(first published 2007)
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good collection of essays about the greatest movies ever made. Most of the essays have the same kind of ideas, and unfortunately not all of them are not zizek-level interpretations of his films, but this is a very very fun read nonetheless
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